29 Jun '17, 2pm
Netflix is set to sound awesome with Dolby Atmos, starting with Okja
I don’t know about you, but I’m completely sold on Dolby Atmos —the sound experience that makes you feel like you’re inside the action. I’m sure you’ve experienced it in Dolby Atmos-enabled cinemas and if you haven’t, you should. It’s breathtaking. And as we move towards 4K and HDR content, the next level up is an upgrade to multi-dimensional, cinematic sound. The supercool thing is, this next generation surround sound audio technology is heading to Netflix . In a cinema environment, thanks to Dolby Atmos, filmmakers can position sound with pinpoint precision, isolating individual speakers. Sound can come from any and/or all directions, including overhead. Sound is astonishingly clear, rich, and with detail and depth. The sound also moves around you in a 3D space, so you’ll feel you’re inside the movie. There can be as many as 64 speakers in a Dolby Atmos cinema, each powe...